Aruba is an ideal honeymoon spot any time of the year, located outside the hurricane belt, experiencing lots of sunshine and warm, dry weather. In addition to postcard-perfect beaches, it also offers a rich cultural scene and fantastic cuisine with a mix of the Caribbean and Dutch flavors along with American, European and Asian fare. Plus, newlyweds will find a wide range of options when it comes to top-notch resorts, from intimate boutique properties to high-end mega-luxury resorts, with these offerings providing some of the best of the best.
Aruba Marriott Resort – Aruba
Enjoy direct access to idyllic Caribbean water and the picturesque white sands of Palm Beach at the upscale Aruba Marriott Resort. While it attracts plenty of families, it offers lots for couples too, including a tranquil vibe for a romantic honeymoon. There’s a beautiful free-form pool with a swim-up bar and a second adult-only pool, and the property also hosts the decadent Luxe Mandara Spa. It includes indoor and outdoor treatment rooms – couples can even enjoy its standard treatments in private huts located right on the sand. Test your luck in the 18,000 -square-foot casino with slots and table games and dine at multiple restaurants, including a buffet eatery, sushi bar, and Ruth’s Chris Steak House as well as an Italian gelato shop. All rooms include furnished balconies with a garden or ocean view.
The Ritz-Carlton Aruba
Located on Aruba’s famous Palm Beach, The Ritz Carlton Aruba is ideal for honeymooners looking for luxurious accommodations and exceptional service. This 320-room property features two pools, a casino, a spa that offers Caribbean-inspired treatments, and four restaurants, including BLT Steak. Private beach dining opportunities are available too, providing the chance to enjoy a romantic dinner on the sand while watching the sun go down, and guests can also order from the 24-hour in-room service menu. By booking one of the Ocean Front Rooms, you’ll get a balcony and a sea view. The hotel’s Romance Escape package includes daily breakfast, a sunset sail and a 50-minute couple’s massage.